PROFICIENCY 9% 80% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%New Jersey

P.j. Hill Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "TRENTON PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Trenton, NJ. There are a total of 360 students and 39 teachers at P.j. Hill Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 323 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

P.j. Hill Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 8.5%, which is 80% lower than the New Jersey average.


Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch323
Reduced lunch12


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At P.j. Hill Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All<= 5%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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P.j. Hill Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew JerseyNational
Caucasian 0.4% 1.5% 50.3% 51.1%
African American 81.4% 54.1% 15.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 0.7% 9.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 15.7% 43.1% 22.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.1% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 0.5% 1.5% 3.1%

Trenton demographics profile

StatisticTrentonNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)11,180191
Median age33.739.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%56%55%
Speak English61%69%79%
Speak Spanish33%16%13%

Education level achieved in Trenton

IndexTrentonNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade69.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school66.2%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college33.5%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.6%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.3%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%
Source: The P.j. Hill Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.